Ronald Reagan, the B-movie actor who became the 40th president of the
USA (1981-88) has died aged 93. Wall Street will stay closed for
Reagan‘s state funeral, a salute to the godfather of today‘s stock
The Committee for a Workers’ International deeply regrets to announce
the death, at the age of 41, of Rotimi Ewebiyi, a leader of the
Democratic Socialist Movement (DSM) in Nigeria and a member of the CWI’s
International Executive Committee.
Amidst enthusiastic scenes upwards of a thousand workers, young people
and representatives from the landless movement, a new party which has
been named "Party for Socialism and Liberty" (SOL, the Portuguese word
for sun) was formed in Brasília, Brazil’s Federal capital, over the
weekend of 5 and 6...
400 people attended the “Socialism Days 2004” organised by Socialist
Alternative (SAV). It was an opportunity to discuss, debate, exchange
ideas and put forward a programme for the struggle against a system that
provides nothing but a grim future for workers, youth and poor masses
across the globe....
As over 120 Millon Indonesians went to the polls on April 5th they were
faced with a stark choice. Of the two major parties on offer was
incumbent Democratic Party of Indonesia led by President Megawati
Sukarnopoutri which for the past 5 years has failed to tackle any of the
problems facing the ordinary people of...
The occupation of Iraq has developed into a deepening crisis for US
imperialism and President Bush. The present headache concerns the new
Iraqi government due to take office from 30 June - an attempted fig leaf
to cover Bush’s responsibility for the catastrophic developments.